Beijing: Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said that Indian border guards crossed the actual control line (LAC), invaded Chinese territory, and built fortifications and roadblocks, forcing Chinese troops to take necessary measures to deal with the situation. Strengthen ground management and control in border areas.
The Spokesperson said “Since April, the Indian border troops have unilaterally and continuously built roads, bridges and other facilities at the LAC in Galwan Valley. China lodged representations and protests on multiple occasions but India went even further to cross the LAC and made provocations.”
“On the evening of June 15, India’s front-line troops, in violation of the agreement reached at the commander-level meeting, once again crossed the Line of Actual Control for deliberate provocation”, he added.
He also claimed that Indian front-line troops violently attacked Chinese officers and soldiers who went there for negotiations, which triggered a fierce personal conflict and caused casualties.